Tom Dousma  has held several teaching positions at the University of Nijmegen in psychology, teacher education and in the use and application of audio-visual media in education. He published on educational testing. Tom Dousma was Managing Director of the University Center for educational media at the University of Nijmegen from 1985 – 1998. Had a sabbatical year during which he made a study on the use of ICT in education and performed several interim and consultancy assignments.
He is also a member of the Re.ViCa International Advisory Committee (IAC)